Blue Jackets vs. Islanders Pick
The New York Islanders hope to add to the Columbus Blue Jackets’ struggles when they meet tonight at 7PM ET.
The Islanders are 22-15-5 on the season, 13-7-2 at home and 23-15 with the under. Columbus is 15-24-4 overall, 8-15 on the road and 20-20 with the over/under total. The Islanders have won four of their last six against the Blue Jackets, including both meetings this season.
According to oddsmakers from oddsmakers at RealBets, the Islanders are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -160 to win, while the Blue Jackets are getting a money line of +145 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5.5 goals.
These two teams have hit the under in two straight meetings. The Islanders have lost three of four and have scored just three combined goals in those losses. Columbus is 14-4-1 with the under in their last 19 vs. Eastern Conference opponents. NY Islanders are 12-3-2 with the under in their last 17 vs. Metropolitan opponents.
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